Books reviewed by Lucia Silva at BookBrowse.

Lucia Silva
BookBrowse Reviewer

For many years, Lucia worked as a bookseller, manager, and book buyer for several independent bookstores in Los Angeles and San Diego. She has reviewed books for NPR's Morning Edition, KPBS in San Diego, and worked as an editor at BookBrowse. Now she spends her days reading and adventuring with her two young children in Athens, GA.

Books reviewed by Lucia Silva

Idaho (03/08/17)
The Snow Child (02/15/12)
Why We Broke Up (01/11/12)
The Best of It (04/07/10)
Sea of Poppies (01/07/09)
Graceling (11/12/08)
The Good Thief (09/04/08)
Beijing Coma (07/11/08)
The Hakawati (05/02/08)
Lush Life (04/03/08)
Dark Roots (03/06/08)
Mudbound (03/06/08)
Resistance (03/06/08)
Song Yet Sung (02/21/08)
What I Was (01/24/08)
Lost Paradise (11/08/07)
A Free Life (11/08/07)
Tree of Smoke (09/20/07)
Away (09/20/07)

Editor's Choice

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    Grace
    by Paul Lynch
    Harrowing. Gorgeous. Epic. Grace, Paul Lynch's coming of age novel about a young woman, is set ...
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    The Perfectionists
    by Simon Winchester
    We seek precision in our lives every day. We want to drive from home to work and work to home safely...
  • Book Jacket: Beauty in the Broken Places
    Beauty in the Broken Places
    by Allison Pataki
    Ernest Hemingway wrote that we are "strong at the broken places," and Allison Pataki found that to ...
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    Love and Other Consolation Prizes
    by Jamie Ford
    Love and Other Consolation Prizes was read and reviewed by 22 BookBrowse members for First ...

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The Twelve-Mile Straight by Eleanor Henderson

An audacious American epic set in rural Georgia during the years of the Depression and Prohibition.

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    The Summer Wives
    by Beatriz Williams

    An electrifying postwar fable of love, class, power and redemption set on an island off the New England coast.
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    The Family Tabor
    by Cherise Wolas

    Wolas's gorgeously rendered sophomore novel reckons with the nature of the stories we tell ourselves.
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